Online Payment

We are excited to offer an online payment option for our Writing Camps. Additional processing fees of $20.00 are included in the price when you pay online. These go to the host website and credit card companies. To avoid these additional fees, you can submit payment by check through the mail with the appropriate paper registration form (found here).

Click on the camp title to access the online payment portal.

Young Writers Camps (entering grades 3rd – 9th):

    • Unless otherwise noted our camps:

      • Are for incoming 3rd through 9th graders
      • Run Monday through Friday
YWC SF Pacific Heights @
St. Vincent de Paul
2350 Green Street
San Francisco, CA 94123
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
$670.00 online price
YWC Walnut Creek @
Northgate High School
425 Castle Rock Rd,
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
$670.00 online price
YWC Kentfield
Kent Middle School
800 College Avenue
Kentfield, CA 94904
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
$670.00 online price
YWC Piedmont @
Piedmont Middle School
760 Magnolia Avenue
Piedmont, CA 94611
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
$670.00 online price
YWC Berkeley @
School of the Madeleine
1225 Milvia Street
Berkeley, CA 94709
July 6 – 24, 2020 (3 wks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$670.00 online price
YWC San Ramon @
Location pending
district approval
San Ramon, CA 94582
July 6 – 24, 2020 (3 wks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$670.00 online price

Middle Grades Courses:

    • Unless otherwise noted our camps:
      • Run Monday through Friday
      • Are located at UC Berkeley
Graphic Novels for the New Times Kid
UC Berkeley
2121 Berkeley Way
Berkeley, CA 94720
Classroom 4500
June 8 – 12, 2020 (1 wk)
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
$570.00 online price
Grades 4th – 8th
Poetry and Performance (MS)
UC Berkeley
2121 Berkeley Way
Berkeley, CA 94720
Classroom TBA
July 20 – 24, 2020 (1 wk)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$360.00 online price
Grades 6th – 8th

High School Writing Courses (entering grades 9th – 12th):

    • Unless otherwise noted these courses:

      • Are for incoming 9th through 12th graders
      • Run Monday through Friday
      • Are located at UC Berkeley
Flash Fiction
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$570.00 online price
Sourcing from the Self
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
$570.00 online price
Backpack Journalism
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 22 – 26, 2020 (1 wk)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$370.00 online price
Sports Reporting
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 22 – 26, 2020 (1 wk)
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
$370.00 online price
Intro to Memoir
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 6 – 16, 2020 (2 wks)
(doesn’t meet on Fridays)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$460.00 online price
Graphic Novel Writing
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 13 – 24, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$570.00 online price
HS Poetry & Performance
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 20 – 24, 2020 (1 wk)
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
$360.00 online price
Reimagining the Book
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 27 – 31, 2020 (1 wk)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$370.00 online price
Creative Writing
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 27 – Aug 7, 2020 (2 wk)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$570.00 online price
The Personal Statement
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
August 3 – 7, 2020 (1 wk)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$340.00 online price